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Margaret Ann Taylor

January 29, 1958 ~ January 10, 2018 (age 59)

Margaret Taylor

North Sydney

It is with heavy hearts that we the family, announce the passing of Margaret Ann Taylor, age 59, on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at the CB Regional Hospital after a lengthy battle with cancer.

Born January 29, 1958 in Sydney Mines, she was the daughter of the late Jerome and Bernetta (Neil) Forrest.

Margaret spent most of her life as a caregiver to family and friends. She loved to cook, bake and welcoming people into her kitchen for tea and something to eat.

She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and her dog Porsha.

Margaret is survived by her longtime companion Paul Taylor, by her children, Joseph Serroul (Jenelle), Little Pond, Kathleen Serroul (Johnny), Bras d’Or; step daughter Nicole Burns (Matthew); special grand daughter Candace, eleven grandchildren, Bradley, Logan, Chloe, Greyson, Sarah, Sophie, Michael, Jamie, Jase, Soleil, Siena and 7 great grandchildren, Emma, Zoey, Ethan, Owen, Bradley, Colby, Liam. Also surviving are her siblings, Elizabeth (Brian), Doris (Gary), Georgina (Benny) and Jerome (Donna).

Besides her parents she was predeceased by a sister Mary and brother Billy.

Visitation for Margaret will be 7–9 p.m. Friday in the W.J. Dooley Funeral Home 107 Pleasant St., North Sydney. A funeral mass will be held 10:00 a.m. Saturday from St. Joseph Church, North Sydney with Rev. Patrick O’Neill officiating. Burial will take place in Holy Cross Cemetery at a later date.

Memorial donations may be made to An Cala Palliative Care unit of the Cape Breton Regional Hospital.

Online condolences may be sent to

 Service Information

January 12, 2018

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
W.J. Dooley Funeral Home
107 Pleasant Street
North Sydney, Nova Scotia B2A1L9

Funeral Mass
January 13, 2018

10:00 AM
St. Joseph Church
Archibald Avenue
North Sydney, Nova Scotia B2A 1L9

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